Restrictions easing for Central Victoria from 11.59pm

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The Victorian Government announced that restrictions will ease in Regional Victoria from 11.59pm on Thursday 3 June and will be extended for seven days in Greater Melbourne.  

Key restriction changes for Regional Victoria include: 

  • You can leave home for any reason 
  • Schools will return to face to face learning for all year levels
  • Face coverings:
    • Must be carried at all times
    • Must be worn indoors except if at home, or if an exception applies
    • Must be worn outdoors where 1.5 metres physical distancing cannot be maintained

Greater Melbourne restrictions:

  • There will still be only five reasons to leave home: 
    • Shopping for necessary goods and services
    • Authorised work or education
    • Exercise, a 2-hour limit with one other person
    • Caregiving, compassionate, and medical reasons
    • To get vaccinated
  • People will be able to travel further for exercise and shopping, with an expanded 10km radius.

Visit to keep up with current updates on restriction levels. 

COVID Vaccines

People aged 40-49 are now eligible for vaccines at state-run centres. 

To check if you are eligible visit the vaccine eligibility checker below.